Kairous Capital is set up by a team of investment professionals who collectively have more than 30 years of investment experience within the venture capital and private equity space across Greater China and the ASEAN region.
We invest with a cross-border strategy in mind and act as a financial investor as well as the cross-border partner for our investees. Our main investment thesis is to invest in Chinese tech companies and exporting their technology and expertise from China to Southeast Asia. Then, we also invest in Southeast Asian tech companies by referencing to proven business models and strategies of tech unicorns in China.
We are accredited by the Securities Commission of Malaysia as a private equity management corporation and have been granted "Type 9: Asset Management License" by Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission to carry out venture capital and private equity investments.
What we can do
Our Investment thesis falls under the ideal that we are able to not only be your financial investor, but also an active partner in your journey as a startup
With a wide range of local partners in China and ASEAN, we utilize our networks to open new relationship for collaborations or partnerships. We also assist in sourcing for local talents and provide business intelligence for setting up regional hubs.
Active Strategic Assistance
We are constantly looking at angles or partnerships that would transfer market know-how and proven business models to our investees. Through our monthly meetings, we would discuss any ideas or problems and aim to actively assist each investee in their journey to grow the company.
Regional Exit Channel
We line up investees for subsequent rounds of fundraising and position investees for exit to regional tech giants (Alibaba, Tencent, Lenovo, Didi). We assist in connecting startups and advising on any acquisition proposal.